This week with the Des Moines Knitting Guild - Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, October 1st from 7-9 pm at Grace Lutheran Church - Monthly Meeting

We will have our regular business meeting, our program, extras from Ellen and MJ's knitting adventures and travels and Show and Tell.

Dues are Due!

And don't forget your homework!

Our program is the kitchener stitch.  Homework for the program = 2 swatches of 20 stitches about 3" long.  One should be stockinette and the other 2 x 2 rib.  Use worsted weight yarn and appropriate needles. Also please bring a yarn needle.  You will be kitchener stitching these.



This week with the Des Moines Knitting Guild - Charity Knit & Chat, Alpaca Days and Homework

Friday, September 27th - Charity Knit & Chat

Please join us for charity knitting at the Urbandale Library from 10-12 am.


Saturday and Sunday. September 29 & 30 from 10-3 - Alpaca Days

Join the guild for Alpaca Days at C& M Acres south of Maxwell.  There will be alpacas galore and an opportunity to tour the new fiber mill! Bring a chair, lunch and beverages and of course your knitting or spinning! A tent will be provided.  It should be a nice weekend weather-wise.  

Here is the address:

C & M Acres
33707 663rd Ave
Maxwell, Iowa
Website: www.cmacres.com

Google Map: http://g.co/maps/j9b58
It takes about 45 minutes to get there


Tuesday, October 1st  - Homework

Program is the kitchener stitch.  Homework for the program = 2 swatches of 20 stitches and about 3" long.  One should be stockinette and the other 2 x 2 rib.  Use worsted weight yarn and appropriate needles.  Also please bring a yarn needle.  You will be kitchener stitching these.

Lots of Knit and Chat Opportunities this week

There are lots of opportunities to knit and chat this week.  Come for one or all!

Monday September 9 from 10 to noon at the Franklin Library west conference room

Thursday September 12 from 3 to 5 at the south side Library

Friday September 13 from 10 to noon at the Urbandale Library conference room